1. Creator/Author:
  2. Alexander Hesler (2)

Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Alexander Hesler
Location:
Illinois, Springfield
Origin Date:
1860
Materials:
paper, print
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 9 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.0583
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This photographic print is a reproduction of a photograph taken of Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois, on June 3, 1860, not long after he received the Republican Party nomination as their presidential candidate. Lincoln is beardless and facing toward the viewer's right and wearing a black suit, vest, bow tie and a white collared shirt. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum